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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Angelique say she cannot marry Cleante?
2. Once the new doctor leaves, who discusses the resemblance of the doctor to Toinette?
3. What does Beline ask Toinette to help her conceal?
4. What does Angelique say would bring happiness to everyone?
5. Whom does Argan fear might die of shock?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Moliere states that the purpose of comedy is to correct men by making them laugh. Identify several behaviors or characters that Moliere demonstrates needing correction.
Essay Topic 2
The importance of education is a focal point for Argan and others in the play. Discuss the importance of education in today's society. How does in compare to the era of the play?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Argan with Beralde, especially in their final confrontation.
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